Towards an Anti-Heroic History of Fiji Women Soldiers

View this Consortium Lecture by renowned scholar, poet and activist

Teresia Teaiwa


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Thursday, March 8th

Nyaradzayi Gumbonzvanda

"Securing Rights & Unleashing the Potential of African Women and Girls: Lessons from the Campaign to End Child Marriage in Africa"

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Why do ideas about femininity and masculinity matter in international relations, national security, and nuclear strategic thinking?

Read Consortium Director Carol Cohn's Op-Ed in the New York Times

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Lilli Carré for the New York Times
*New Workshop Report*

What Kind of Growth?
Economies that Work for Women in
Post-War Settings

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Interested in being an integral part of our team? Apply to our Summer 2018 Internship Program today! 

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Consortium on Gender, Security and Human Rights

Check out a working paper on large-scale land acquisiton and women in Ghana by Peace A. Medie, our 2016-2017 Consortium Fellow!

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Royal African Society

Announcing Clamor for Justice, a new book from Luz Méndez and co-researcher Amanda Carrera Guerra, now available in English!

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Luz Mendez

What We Are Doing

UN Photo/Christopher Herwig

"With its diverse, thoughtful, and theoretically rich perspectives on gender, conflict, and violence, Women and Wars stands out from the crowd as an exceptional and interdisciplinary contribution to the field." - Megan MacKenzie

UN Photo/Martine Perret

The Consortium Annotated Bibliography project provides the policy, activist and scholarly communities with access to the findings of the burgeoning academic research in this field.

UN Photo/Shehzad Noorani

Our Research Hub is a comprehensive, publicly accessible database of scholarly research on topics related to gender, armed conflict, peacebuilding, security and the construction of more just post-conflict societies.

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Our Speaker Series brings an international roster of frontline practitioners, reflective activists and engaged scholarsTheir talks address the complex realities of women’s and men’s lives and livelihoods in conflict-affected areas…

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